02 Apr 2019

CHS Names New Head Soccer Coach

Catholic High School has announced its new head soccer coach, Jonathan (J.B.) Brunet.

Brunet was a three-year soccer Letterman at the University of Kentucky where he earned his bachelor’s degree in education with a concentration in Kinesiology in 2006. He worked as an assistant soccer coach for the Wildcats from July 2008 to June 2009.

For the past six years, Brunet has served as a physical education instructor and the head coach for the Varsity Men’s Soccer Program at Episcopal School of Acadiana in Cade, Louisiana. Last season, he coached the Falcons to a State Championship, received State Coach of the Year honors and was named the 2018 United Soccer Association Coach of the Year. ESA soccer ended the 2019 season with a record of 16-1-2 and a semi-finals appearance.

Since 2010, Brunet has also served as a head soccer coach for the Cajun Soccer Club in Lafayette, Louisiana, where his teams have earned six State Championships during his tenure. In 2010, he was named assistant director of coaching at Cajun Soccer Club where he served through 2012. During that time, Brunet also worked as the head coach for the Men’s Varsity Soccer Team at Teurlings Catholic High School. While there, his teams won two District Championships and he was named District Coach of the Year in 2011 and 2012.